Severnaya-zemlya meaning

sĕvər-nə-yä zĕmlē-ä, -lyä, syĭ-vyĭr-
An archipelago of northern-central Russia in the Arctic Ocean north of the Taymyr Peninsula. Discovered in 1913, the group comprises three major islands and several smaller ones.
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Group of Russian islands in N Asian Russia north of the Taimyr Peninsula, between the Kara & Laptev seas: 14,175 sq mi (36,713 sq km)
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An archipelago in the Arctic Ocean in the north of Russia, off Taymyr Peninsula.
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Origin of severnaya-zemlya

  • From Russian Северная Земля (Sévernaja Zemljá, “Northern Land") f.

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